To keep your home safe from fire and protect yourself and your family, here are among the things you should do to protect the home from fire :
1. Install and test smoke detectors in your home regularly
Please ensure your smoke detectors are in good condition to protect the home from fire. Smoke detectors are your first line of defense, it is how you protect a home from fire.
Smoke detectors should be in every sleeping room, outside of every sleeping room area and on every floor. Install smoke detectors today and test them regularly.
Do not forget to replace the batteries at least once a year. Read more on how to choose the right smoke detector in Malaysia…
2. Install fire extinguishers at home
The best way to protect your home from fire is to have a fire extinguisher in your home. Make sure your fire extinguisher is in proper working order as surely you do not want to be panic around the house looking for something to distinguish the fire.
With proper fire extinguisher placement, you will be prepared to act quickly in the case of a fire in your home. Read more on how to choose the right fire extinguisher in Malaysia…
3. Have a fire escape plan in your house
Make a fire escape plan for each level of your home and practice the fire escape plan twice a year with the whole family involved. Make sure you choose a safe meeting place outdoors. Each family member should know the meeting place and meet there once they have escaped safely from the house.
4. Call BOMBA
Call the Fire and Rescue Department (Bomba) Tel: 999 from a mobile telephone if you need further emergency assistance to make sure there is no possibility to still have a remaining ember of heat that could cause another fire.
Having your home burning in a fire is a nightmare scenario to each and every one of us. When it comes to home fires, the best thing you can do is to have a piece of proper equipment ready for use to protect the home from fire.
People should aware of their homes for fire hazards. Make sure anything that easily burns is kept safe and away from flammable things. Cooking and smoking are the most common house fire. Read on 5 Fire Prevention Equipment That Must Have At Home.
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